- The Clean Face Rewarded
- Mezzotint, printed in color on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
- Sheet: 22 3/4 × 27 3/4 inches (57.8 × 70.5 cm), Plate: 19 × 23 3/4 inches (48.3 × 60.3 cm), and Image: 18 × 23 5/8 inches (45.7 × 60 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left; "S.N. 3354. | [...]"
Paul Mellon Collector's mark
Lettered, lower left; "THE CLEAN FACE REWARDED"; lettered, lower right: "L'ENFANT RECOMPENSE"; lettered, lower center: "Painted & Engraved by Ja Ward Painter & Engraver to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales | Pub/d April 2, 1801 by MESSsr. WARDS & Co. No.6 Newman Street London."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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James Ward, 1769–1859, British, The Clean Face Rewarded, 1801
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